Chao-Gan Yan

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Keywords
Resting-state fMRI methodology, Electrophysiological mechanism of resting-state fMRI signals, Modulation of spontaneous brain activity: intervention and brain stimulation, Resting-state fMRI application to mental disorders
Summary

I am an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine. I am also a professor at the Institute of Psychology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, China, which I joined through its Hundred Talents Program in 2015. I serve as deputy director of its Magnetic Resonance Imaging Research Center and the principal investigator of the R-fMRI Lab.

Before 2015 I worked as a research scientist at the Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research in Orangeburg, New York, and as a research assistant professor in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine. I received my PhD in cognitive neuroscience from the State Key Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience and Learning at Beijing Normal University in 2011.

My research focuses on resting-state functional MRI (R-fMRI) computational methodologies, mechanisms of spontaneous brain activity, and their applications to brain disorders. In my work I have addressed fundamental methodological issues, such as the impact of head motion and standardization, in the study of resting-state functional connectomics. I have also developed data-processing and analysis tools for R-fMRI, including Data Processing & Analysis of Brain Imaging (DPABI) and Data Processing Assistant for Resting-State fMRI (DPARSF), with the publication of the latter having been cited over 1,000 times.

I have published 43 peer-reviewed articles (including 14 as first or corresponding author) in prestigious journals, including Cerebral Cortex, NeuroImage, Neuroinformatics, Translational Psychiatry, Molecular Psychiatry, and Nature Methods. I currently serve as a review editor for Frontiers in Neuroscience: Brain Imaging Methods and Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, and I am a member of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping Communications Committee.

These focus areas and their associated publications are derived from medical subject headings from PubMed.
represents one publication
Loading...

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Opitz, Alexander; Falchier, Arnaud; Yan, Chao-Gan; Yeagle, Erin M; Linn, Gary S; Megevand, Pierre; Thielscher, Axel; Deborah A, Ross; Milham, Michael P; Mehta, Ashesh D; Schroeder, Charles E

Scientific reports. 2016 Aug 18; 6:31236-31236

Yan, Chao-Gan; Wang, Xin-Di; Zuo, Xi-Nian; Zang, Yu-Feng

Neuroinformatics. 2016 Jul; 14(3):339-351

Zhang, Jin-Tao; Ma, Shan-Shan; Yip, Sarah W; Wang, Ling-Jiao; Chen, Chao; Yan, Chao-Gan; Liu, Lu; Liu, Ben; Deng, Lin-Yuan; Liu, Qin-Xue; Fang, Xiao-Yi

Behavioral & brain functions : BBF. 2015 Nov 18; 11(1):37-37

Yang, Zhen; Jutagir, Devika R; Koyama, Maki S; Craddock, R Cameron; Yan, Chao-Gan; Shehzad, Zarrar; Castellanos, F Xavier; Di Martino, Adriana; Milham, Michael P

Developmental cognitive neuroscience. 2015 Oct; 15:67-82

Somandepalli, Krishna; Kelly, Clare; Reiss, Philip T; Zuo, Xi-Nian; Cameron Craddock, R; Yan, Chao-Gan; Petkova, Eva; Xavier Castellanos, F; Milham, Michael P; Di Martino, Adriana

Developmental cognitive neuroscience. 2015 Oct; 15:83-93

Qiu, Tian-ming; Yan, Chao-gan; Tang, Wei-jun; Wu, Jin-song; Zhuang, Dong-xiao; Yao, Cheng-jun; Lu, Jun-feng; Zhu, Feng-ping; Mao, Ying; Zhou, Liang-fu

Acta neurochirurgica. 2014 Dec; 156(12):2295-2302

Di Martino, A; Yan, C-G; Li, Q; Denio, E; Castellanos, F X; Alaerts, K; Anderson, J S; Assaf, M; Bookheimer, S Y; Dapretto, M; Deen, B; Delmonte, S; Dinstein, I; Ertl-Wagner, B; Fair, D A; Gallagher, L; Kennedy, D P; Keown, C L; Keysers, C; Lainhart, J E; Lord, C; Luna, B; Menon, V; Minshew, N J; Monk, C S; Mueller, S; Muller, R-A; Nebel, M B; Nigg, J T; O'Hearn, K; Pelphrey, K A; Peltier, S J; Rudie, J D; Sunaert, S; Thioux, M; Tyszka, J M; Uddin, L Q; Verhoeven, J S; Wenderoth, N; Wiggins, J L; Mostofsky, S H; Milham, M P

Molecular psychiatry. 2014 Jun; 19(6):659-667

Opens in a new tab